WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-green01, ww color green

Vikings

Minn. Vikings Sign WR Lestar Jean

View Comments
(credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

(credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Vikings Central
Shop for Vikings Gear
Buy Vikings Tickets

NFL Scoreboard
NFL Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. This 62-Year-Old Minn. Woman Is A Sage For Anglers
  2. Duluth, Minneapolis Rank Among Top 10 Most Livable U.S. Cities
  3. Excitement Builds For First Day Of Minnesota State Fair
  4. WCCO At The Fair: Al Franken
  5. Pull Up An Invisible Chair

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Vikings have added a tall wide receiver to their roster, announcing the signing of Lestar Jean Tuesday.

Twenty-six-year-old Jean, who stands at 6-foot-3 and weighs 202 pounds, made only one start in 27 games with the Houston Texans. He caught 10 passes for 186 yards and one touchdown.

Jean will most likely serve a backup role to starters Greg Jennings, Cordarrelle Patterson, Jerome Simpson and Jarius Wright.

Jean is a product of Florida Atlantic and entered the NFL with Houston as a rookie free agent in 2011.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,795 other followers